May 13th Louisiana COVID-19 Update
The Louisiana Department of Health has issued its daily update for Wednesday, May 13th.
There are now 32,662 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Louisiana. That number is up 612 since yesterday.
Numbers show that there are 1,194 reported COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized - 126 less than yesterday.
147 patients are on ventilators across the state. That is 1 more than yesterday.
The total number of deaths reported due to the coronavirus is now at 2,315 an increase of 34 since yesterday.
As of today, 22,608 COVID-19 patients are presumed to have recovered. That's 2,292 more recovered patients since last week.
The total number of coronavirus cases in the Acadiana region is 1,930 (up 140 cases since yesterday) with 161 deaths reported (1 new death reported).
Lafayette Parish: 537 cases, 22 deaths
(Up 25 cases with no new deaths reported since yesterday.)
Iberia Parish: 352 cases, 26 deaths
(65 new cases with no new deaths reported since yesterday.)
St. Martin Parish: 276 cases, 22 deaths
(12 new cases and 1 new death since yesterday.)
St. Mary Parish: 257 cases, 26 deaths
(6 new cases, no new deaths reported since yesterday.)
St. Landry Parish: 241 cases, 51 deaths
(Up 26 cases with no new deaths reported since yesterday)
Acadia Parish: 151 cases, 11 deaths
(Down 1 case, no new deaths since yesterday.)
Evangeline Parish: 74 cases, 1 death
(6 new cases since yesterday, no new deaths since yesterday.)
Vermilion Parish: 42 cases, 2 deaths
(1 new case, no new deaths since yesterday.)
The numbers are updated and released every day at noon.